Giulia Tercovich

Assistant Director of Research Centre

Dr. Giulia Tercovich is the Assistant Director of the Centre for Security, Diplomacy and Strategy (CSDS) of the Brussels School of Governance (BSoG-VUB) and Assistant Professor in International Affairs at the Brussels School of Governance. She has a double-doctoral degree in Politics and International Studies from the University of Warwick (UK) and Université Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium). She was Erasmus Mundus PhD Fellow in the GEM PhD School in Globalization, the EU and Multilateralism. She holds a Master degree in International Relations and Diplomacy from the University of Trieste (Gorizia). She has worked for the United Nations Liaison Office for Peace and Security (UNLOPS), the European External Action Service in the Crisis Response and Operational Coordination Department and for the Italian Permanent Representation to the EU, assisting the delegate to the Committee for Civilian Aspects of Crisis Management (CivCom).

Her research interests include EU Foreign Policy, Crisis Management, and Civil Protection, EU interregional relations with ASEAN, EU inter-organizational relations (UN and NATO), Political leadership, as well as innovative and active education. 

At the Brussels School of Governance she is teaching Risk analysis and strategic foresight in the EU, Non-Traditional Security Threats in Theory and Practice and she is coordinating the Postgraduate certificate in Global Risk Analysis & Crisis Management (GRACM).

She is currently leading the package of the EU Policy and Outreach Partnership (EUPOP) project in the Republic of Korea (RoK).

List of publications (on VUB publications platform)


EU Policy and Outreach Partnership (EUPOP) in the Republic of Korea (RoK)

Period December 2019 - January 2024
Funded By

European Commission

CSDS-SWJ StrategyDebriefs

Period January 2022 - December 2022

Bridging Allies

Period November 2021 - December 2022

CSDS Conversations

Period October 2020 - December 2022

UK Mission - European Defence Cooperation: What Role for Partnerships?

Period June 2021 - October 2021
Funded By

UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

The QUAD and the rise of minilateralism in the Indo-Pacific: what role for Europe?

Period June 2021 - June 2021
Funded By

Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade